List of Famous Montessori Students

BILL GATES – Founder of Microsoft
LARRY PAGE & SERGEY BRIN – Founders of Google
JEFF BEZOS – Founder & CEO of
JIMBO WALES – Founder of Wikipedia
JOSHUA BELL – Grammy award-winning violinist and subject of a Pulitzer prize-winning media story
DAVID BLAINE – Illusionist & magician
BERRY BRAZELTON – Pediatrician, child psychiatrist, author and Harvard medical school professor emeritus
JULIA CHILD – Celebrity chef & author
GEORGE CLOONEY – Academy award-winning actor, director, producer, humanitarian, United nations messenger of peace
ANNE FRANK – author, diarist from World War II
PRINCE WILLIAM and PRINCE HARRY and now PRINCE GEORGE – English royal family
SEAN “P Diddy” COMBS – Grammy award-winning musician, rap recording artist and ceo of bad boy records
JOHN and JOAN CUSACK – Actor and screenwriter, and Academy award-nominated actress, respectively
PETER DRUCKER – Author, Management consultant, “social ecologist”, awarded the presidential medal of freedom
KATHARINE GRAHAM – Pulitzer prize-winning author and Former owner & editor of the Washington Post
HELEN KELLER – Political activist, author, lecturer, awarded the presidential medal of freedom
TAYLOR SWIFT – Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter
HM QUEEN NOOR of JORDAN – U.N. Advisor, humanitarian activist
DEVI SRIDHAR – Youngest-ever American Rhodes scholar, author, oxford research fellow, oxford lecturer on global health politics
JACQUELINE KENNEDY ONASSIS – Former first lady and double day editor
ERIK ERIKSON – Psychologist & author
DAKOTA FANNING – Academy Award nominated actress
HELEN HUNT – Academy award-winning actor
BEYONCE KNOWLES – Singer, songwriter, actress and fashion designer,16-time Grammy award-winner
GABRIEL GARCIA MARQUEZ – Nobel prize-winning author
YO YO MA – United nations Peace Ambassador, winner of 15 Grammy Awards, Presidential Medal of Freedom & National Medal of the Arts
THOMAS EDISON – Scientist, inventor and founder of a Montessori school